Less Than a Penny of Electricity 

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

After seeing squatters trigger an alarm in an empty building, electrician-turned-filmmaker Mark Guard entered to turn it off for the benefit of the neighbors. After briefly turning on the lights to do this, he was arrested when the police arrived, not for trespassing but for theft of electricity.

What do you think the court costs on all this were, before it was eventually dismissed?


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